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Avondale Wine

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We went there as a family of 10 people for Friday night dinner . We experienced the most amazing... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2018
AlanMendy
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Excellent Sustainable Organic Wine

Enjoyed a fabulous lunch and wine tasting at Avondale. The wines are unique, fresh and organic... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
rowenashadow
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Durban, South Africa
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At Avondale, we make extraordinary wines approved by Mother Nature. Our ethos, Terra Est Vita meaning ‘Soil is Life’ encapsulates our view of Avondale Estate as a dynamic living system where soil, water and energy; plants, animals and people; even...more
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Klein Drakenstein | Lustigan road, Paarl 7624, South Africa
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Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We went there as a family of 10 people for Friday night dinner . We experienced the most amazing sunset 🌅 over a glass of wine . The meal was absolutely brilliant made to perfection. Not a big choice for dinner, but what ever was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a fabulous lunch and wine tasting at Avondale. The wines are unique, fresh and organic creations. I enjoyed the Cyclus white blend.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

It was the best winetasting we had in south africa or let me say in the whole world. Presenting excellent wines with so much love and dedication. The wines are all organic und the taste was delicious. We bought some bottles of them directly and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Avondale-manager, Manager at Avondale Wine, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thank you so much Tieeh79 for the lovely review and for taking the time to write it. We really appreciate your feedback and hope you will be travelling this side again in the near future.

Reviewed August 21, 2018

We stopped to have some wine and ended up having the most awesome lunch. Went on a private tour of the wine cellar, what an awesome experience done by the most knowledgeable young lady. We have a very fussy eater (on the autistic spectrum) and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Avondale-manager, Manager at Avondale Wine, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Hi Lee-Anne R, Thank you so much for taking your time to write this lovely review. We really appreciate your feedback and hope that you will come and visit us again very soon. Wishing you all the best from Avondale and FABER.

Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful surprise: exquisite dining with some of the very best wines in SA during this trip. The large garden in front of the manor already gives an indication of what to expect: all vegetables and herbs are from the own organic garden -...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

We never tastend Avondale wines behoren but as we were passing and I know they have a restaurant these days (which was closed when we visited) we decided to stop. We were greeted with a glass of sparkling and following that we had a personal...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed February 16, 2018

Avondale Eco Wine Safari was really great experience. We have visited several wineries, but this time we learned so many new things and heard interesting background of little different way of wine making. Tasting was on three parts before, during and after the tractor ride...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

The estate is very unique, its approach in relation to nature is absolutely remarkable and its wines are fantastic ! The garden when you enter makes you immediately realize that you are somewhere special. You must also absolutely see their caves and taste their superb...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

I knew nothing about the wines of Avondale other than the Armilla Blanc de Blanc served at a corporate event. The wine tasting room is dominated by a long serving counter and offers different seating options, and a fireplace. All wines produced are available for...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Met at the door by Caelli, and a glass of bubbly What a most informative wine tasting and just a great all round experience I can see why she is in the tasting room, warm and friendly and a wealth of information Will be back...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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